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Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... computer tech 3,140 views 2:33 Install Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard via USB on PowerPC Macs - Duration: 15:35. Use Apple System Profiler to verify that the computer is recognizing the bus. ballagaan 185 Apple PowerBook G4 867MHz 640MB 30GB OSX (Ebay Auction Number 300614036145) IvoryFirefly 186 OLD MAC • Le PowerBook G4 !

I just though it was odd that power was coming from it. A dead battery can manifest itself in many forms: It may not accept a charge (this particular symptom may also indicate a problem with the logic board), the computer may not Are the fuses hard to install and if so how can i get one? It boots and shuts down faster than my 2012 mini.

Did you buy this used off of like eBay and if so for how much? Please try again later. take it to the store or call the company for help. Not enough RAM¶ This is quite rare.

Martin Shameti 49,173 views 1:56 Loading more suggestions... Turns out that this RAM is cursed. I connected the 60 GB drive to my 500 MHz Titanium PowerBook G4 via its internal USB 1.1 port, but it didn't mount. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply n0cus, Sep 27, 2014 n0cus thread starter macrumors 6502 Joined: Jul 16, 2012 #16 Altemose said: ↑ The

johnmonk66 159,189 views 9:19 how to remove password mac, powerbook G4, macbook, G5... (factory reset) without disk (EASY STEPS) - Duration: 5:59. The left USB doesn't work like I said, also I am going to guess one of the RAM slots doesn't work as the former owner only put a single stick in, If you have the same problem with a fully charged battery, you most likely need a new logic board. Anti-malware/virus software...

I installed Tiger on the PowerBook, which I find to have absolutely awesome performance, and good enough support. Those are some amazing prices. I plugged in the USB power outlet, plugged one end of the Y-cable in to the USB port on this plug, and then plugged the other side of the Y-cable in Upgraded the Ram and Some Benchmarks!!

  1. This worked, but according to System Profiler, data was only on the USB 1.1 port, so I switched the Y-cable around, and it worked.
  2. Reply With Quote 11th April 2007,07:31 AM #8 zillatron I want the one with the bigger GB's.
  3. static electricity, or trying to pull too much current through it at once, or plugging a self-powered device in incorrectly, as examples.

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share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Altemose, Sep 26, 2014 Altemose macrumors G3 Joined: Mar 26, 2013 Location: Elkton, Maryland #11 n0cus said: ↑ Of course that means the drive was connected via USB 1.1. Small flash drives are fine, and devices with their own power supply are fine too.

View the answer I have this problem too Subscribed to new answers Is this a good question? this content I have a 60 GB IDE hard drive and a 120 GB SATA hard drive, both in cheap USB 2.0 cases. Sign in to make your opinion count. BBISHOPPCM's World 42 Airport Extreme Card upgrade installed into PowerBook G4 12 inch EliteMacTechs 43 PowerBook G4 Commercial - 12" and 17" shadowlock 44  Apple PowerBook G4 15'' Upgrade: Mac

Model A1139 / 1680x1050 screen resolution powerbook g4 17" 1.67 usb dead 37 Questions View all Steve Rep: 11 Posted: 05/05/2011 Options Permalink History Subscribe Unsubscribe USB port (left side) not USB 2.0 for USB 1.1 PowerBooks I have a USB 2.0 PCMCIA card that fits in the CardBus slot2 of my Titanium PowerBook G4. Fortunately, the PowerBooks have the USB ports on separate boards so if the port is damaged you can replace just the DC-In Board and not the whole Logic Board. weblink Reply With Quote 6th April 2007,06:21 PM #5 Byrd Moderator Join Date Jan 2004 Location Melbourne Posts 6,927 Is there any damage to the pins or plastic tabs of the USB

TintsAndHips 867 views 7:00 Booting a iBook G4 off a USB stick - Duration: 2:17. Loading... Thanks for the help!

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My ports' behavior is too erratic after last Thursday (day when I got hit while plugging a Color LaserJet 2600n). Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Rating is available when the video has been rented. Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2Image resizer by SevenSkins Niche Media Pty Ltd is not responsible for the content of individual messages posted by others.

So with the 120 GB drive not containing any critical files, I used it to test this out. Three sticks in progression of bad RAM was the root cause of the issue and it showed hard drive failure symptoms. Why? check over here If so it may have just been worn out by years of (forceful) plugging and unplugging USB devices.

Cancel Add your answer Steve will be eternally grateful. I plugged in a USB hub to see if it gets any power, and the LED on the hub turns on. percaine 275,763 views 2:38 How To Restore An Ibook G4 To Factory Settings (HD) - Duration: 3:21. Alessio Bazzica 27,335 views 4:58 Mac PowerBook G4 12" - Duration: 9:45.

I ran ASD and all passed but I reran it after I swapped the HD and it did the same thing. all the other ports are fine but the usb just doesn't work. CardBus is an improved version of the PC Card (originally called a PCMCIA card) with a faster bus that supports bus mastering. If you can, erase the hard drive prior to reinstalling the OS.

Sign in to make your opinion count. This discussion is locked            StephenMonson Level 1 (0 points) Q: USB Ports not working I have a G4 Powerbook running the latest OS10.5. Follow 3 answers 3 Report Abuse Are you sure you want to delete this answer? If you have the same problem with another power adapter, your problem is most likely the DC-in board.

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Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. TintsAndHips 867 views 7:00 Booting a iBook G4 off a USB stick - Duration: 2:17. If I plug something in, the computer does not recognize the device. The time now is 07:56 AM.

If so it may have just been worn out by years of (forceful) plugging and unplugging USB devices. Restoring my iPod with my music over USB 1.1 was going to take hours. Backlight¶ If your backlight isn't working, the inverter may be bad.